Linux Fever in the East Bay; DevX: GUI Standard for Linux?

Round-up of recent mentions of the Linux Standard Base (LSB) and the Free Standards Group: The Contra Costa Times describes the momentum of “Linux fever” in the East Bay — and beyond — and recognizes the LSB certification program as one factor that has helped Linux gain acceptance in IT. Meanwhile, DevX argues for the need for “a project that builds on and augments the existing…Linux Standard Base (LSB) project” to establish a standard GUI for Linux, in order for Linux to compete on the desktop.